Are patients receiving health-related information and medication counselling from South African community pharmacists and are they willing to pay for these services?
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: HILL, Peter (Rhodes University, Pharmacy, Grahamstown, South Africa)
- Co-author(s): Dowse (Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa)
Study Objective. To determine if insured patients in South Africa receive and value community pharmacy based patient education and counselling services. Methods. A 39-item web-based survey instrument interrogated randomly selected insured patients to determine their use of prescription medicines; the provision of patient counselling and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.